EU Consultant conducted results-based monitoring of YEIS project in Rubavu district

EU consultant Mr Robin Ellison, AJPRODHO and CARE conducted Results-oriented monitoring (ROM) visit at RUBAVU district where Youth Employability in Informal Sector (YEIS) project is implemented by YWCA. AJPRODHO-JIJUKIRWA and the team took time to meet district official where vice mayor in charge of economic affairs in Rubavu district discussed on the impact of the project and the linkage of Government policies and district performance contracts.

The team also had time to visit the beneficiaries at Rugerero sector. One VSLA group namely Intarutwa mu iterambere benefited from the joint visit and shared with the team some success stories depicting their achievements from savings and loans, the project component that was initiated for YEIS project beneficiaries. Some had expanded their businesses of retailing of shoes, fruits and cross border trading. The increase in double for some as said was really appreciated and encouragement for others.